Storyteller Spotlight: Veeru Murugappan
Among many other things, Veeru and his crew have worked on some of the most memorable sports montages - yup, those same ones that go viral at every ICC event!
P.S. #StorytellerSpotlight is a weekly feature where we try and get different perspectives on stories and storytelling from experienced industry pros - from journalists and writers to filmmakers and artists.
What are the three main ingredients for a great story? The emotion, the subject / subjects involved, capturing the viewer's attention in the very first shot.
What’s an advertisement that has really stayed with you? Could you try and break down why it struck a chord? The P&G Mom advert ahead of the Olympics. Its honest, natural, emotional and extremely inspiring. (It's great, you can watch it here: https://lnkd.in/empZjBs)
One classic - book or movie - that you wish you had written...
Cool Runnings One movie/ TV show you recommend to anyone who asks - and why you loved it.
Invictus - Reason being I love when the underdog can win and shine on the brightest stage
What do you do when you have a deadline and your brain stops working? Any go-to hacks to get past the block?
Music or playing Tennis.